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More coastal flooding, strong winds expected in N.J.

Coastal flooding and strong winds were expected to persist through Sunday as a nor'easter continued to batter the state, according to forecasts.<p>Even …

Is sea level rising?

What's the difference between global and local sea level?<p>Global sea level trends and relative sea level trends are different measurements. Just as …

Infographic: Sea Level Rise and Global Warming

Why are the East Coast and Gulf of Mexico hotspots of sea level rise?<p>Global average sea level has increased 8 inches since 1880. Several locations …

Sea level

88 (± 4) mm<p>Sea level rise is caused primarily by two factors related to global warming: the added water from melting ice sheets and glaciers and the …

Global Warming

Sea Level Rise

Ocean levels are getting higher. Why is this happening, and what can we do to stem the tide?<p>Core samples, tide gauge readings, and, most recently, satellite measurements tell us that over the past century, the Global Mean Sea Level (GMSL) has risen by 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 centimeters). However, …